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Leila Patel

Leila Patel

Leila Patel is professor of social development studies at the Centre for Social Development in Africa, UJ.
    Lessons from Doornkop: Ways of coping with poverty
    Lessons from Doornkop: Ways of coping with poverty
    Community and government efforts to improve lives in Doornkop, or “Snake Park”, Soweto, is the theme of a new book launched by the residents...
    ​What youth really think about a national minimum wage
    ​What youth really think about a national minimum wage
    There has been little attention paid in the national debate to what young people know about minimum wages, their wage expectations and who stands to...